Wednesday, February 5, 2014

WIPs Wednesday!

It's been some time since I wrote a 


But I have a little to show-

hand sewing my hexies...



I'm working through the purple/blue/green colours  

of the rainbow at the moment!

And the baby quilt is progressing...

Mini charms of "Posy" on a light sage green background


Bordered with a dragonfly print 

and a 'tile' print border


I found the perfect backing...

"Bella" by Lotta Jansdotter, 

for the bargain price of $7.50 a metre 

at Darn Cheap Fabrics!

With some gingham binding being prepared!

I am aiming for a weekend finish for this.

Finally a sneak peak of the 

+ and x blocks for Carla!

Oh dear, they are in a mess, aren't they?

There is a new one or two in there somewhere!

What are you working on at the moment?

I'd love to know!


Happy sewing!

SUZ


21 comments:

  1. I love those rainbow hexies!! The light sage was an inspired choice to set off those posy fabrics. I wish I had a Darn Cheap Fabrics near me you always find the best bargains there!

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  2. Love your rainbow hexies, looking gorgeous. Never heard of the fabric shop, will have to check it out. I am working on a quilt for another girlfriend. Busy Busy!!

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  3. Gorgeous projects! I have just finished framing my last circle block....hooray!

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  4. Love your sweet baby quilt especially that dragonfly fabric.
    I think I might start hexing again, you've got me inspired x

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  5. Looks like you have a lot of lovely projects on the go!

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  6. Great projects you have in the works. I'm still just trying to get caught up on bee blocks.

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  7. You are working with such pretty colours on beautiful projects. They all make me smile.

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  8. The baby quilt colours are so pretty!

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  9. Great WIP's ... I forgot just how great the x boxes are. One of these days I gotta make some :)

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  10. The baby quilt is gorgeous. Posy is one of my all time favourite lines, and I love the way you have put it together.

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  11. Nice hexies! And that baby quilt is adorable. Don't you love it when everything works out so well? I love the little dragonfly border!

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  12. Light sage - it is so lovely with the pinks! Details please.
    Dawn

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  13. Wow! Do you ever sleep, girl?! Lovely work. But, you are the tricky one with that last photo!!

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  14. You are really making headway on so many projects! I'm working on bibs and quilts...both piecing and quilting.

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  15. I love your hexies they are looking wonderful. Your baby quilt is just darling. I love the background fabric it ties it all together.
    And your friendship blocks what a fun pile. I am so excited as mine arrived from Maria today. I cannot wait to play with them., good luck this weekend, I bet you will get the baby quilt done.

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  16. I can't wait until you start laying out your +x blocks out - they will look amazing once they are finished. Me, hmmm... been machine quilting... not so exciting but necessary :0)

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  17. I especially love your baby quilt!! I am going to bookmark your post so I can come back and look at it again!! ~karen

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  18. Love the colors of your hexies.

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  19. Beautiful rainbow hexies Susan.

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